Carolina Seminar Series: Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: A Cold War Story

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Start:
February 27, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
End:
February 27, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Venue:
FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003
Phone:
+1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Francine Hirschassociate professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will lead a discussion on Soviet judgment at Nuremberg. A specialist in Russian and Soviet history, her book “Empire of Nations: Ethnographic Knowledge and the Making of the Soviet Union” won several prestigious awards including the 2006 Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize and the the 2007 Herbert Baxter Adams Prize. She also contributed a chapter entitled “National Types,” in “Picturing Russia: Essays on Visual Evidence,” edited by Valerie Kivelson and Joan Neuberger.

This event is sponsored by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European StudiesCarolina Seminars: Russia and its Empires, East and West and the UNC Department of History.

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